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Musicians tune up the festive spirit

Musicians tune up the festive spirit

Rastrick High School musicians have had a busy run-up to Christmas with groups contributing to several events in and out of school.

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Hall transformed into Santa’s workshop

Hall transformed into Santa’s workshop

The Brighouse Salvation Army Worship Hall was transformed into Santa’s workshop as a group of volunteers once again took on the task of sorting, wrapping and labelling approximately 500 toys for the children of the town.

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Boost to Hospice from festive fayre

Boost to Hospice from festive fayre

Families gathered at Hipperholme Grammar School for festive fun and raised more than £900 for a children’s charity.

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Your what’s on guide to the Brighouse Victorian Christmas festival

Your what’s on guide to the Brighouse Victorian Christmas festival

The Brighouse Victorian Christmas Festival and Market will recreate a Dickensian Christmas with a huge street market full of Christmas gifts, shops decorated in Victorian style and staff dressed in period costume.

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Theatre team needs you to add your voice to carols

Theatre team needs you to add your voice to carols

Brighouse Theatre Productions is once again presenting its Family Carol Concert on Thursday, December 11, at Central Methodist Church, Brighouse.

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Festive fun at Sandholme Fold

Festive fun at Sandholme Fold

Residents at Sandholme Fold Care Home have been helping to bring the Christmas spirit to the community.

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Seasonal spirit at school party

Seasonal spirit at school party

The Rastrick community got into the Christmas spirit as Rastrick High School held their Festive Tea Party.

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‘Hipperpop’ to provide a different festive tonic

‘Hipperpop’ to provide a different festive tonic

Chef Will Rankin, from the Village Pantry in Hipperholme has used his culinary expertise to create a Christmas treat with a difference.

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Take a Christmas stroll

Take a Christmas stroll

Shibden Mill Inn will again be staging its hugely popular Twixmas stroll, between Christmas and New Year.

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Creative kids put festive fun into Christmas

Creative kids put festive fun into Christmas

Arty children learnt about the true meaning of Christmas at a special workshop.

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